The second thrilling adventure in a new historical series from million-copy-selling Caroline Lawrence, set in Roman Britain during the reign of the evil Emperor Domitian. Britannia AD 94. On the run from the Emperor Domitian, fifteen-year-old Fronto has joined the Roman army in order to find the security and structure he craves.
But when his younger sister Ursula is captured by a terrifying Druid called Snakebeard, he must make an impossible decision.
Can he leave the army, when desertion is punishable by death? His desire: To become a good soldier His quest: To rescue his sister His destiny: To find his place in Roman Britain From the bestselling author of THE ROMAN MYSTERIES, perfect for children studying at Key Stage 2.
Historical locations featured in this book are a British Iron Age Village, Bath Spa and the fortress at Caerleon.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 240 pages
- Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
- Publication Date: 06/10/2016
- Category: Adventure
- ISBN: 9781510100268